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The Internet Archive and Open Library offers over 6,000,000 fully accessible public domain eBooks. This includes a special modern collection of over 500,000 eBooks for users with print disabilities, and a very interesting curated, modern collection for the world at large. You can browse, read and borrow fascinating contemporary materials at OpenLibrary.org.

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OpenLibrary is a free, digital lending library with millions of eBooks that can be read in a browser or downloaded for reading offline. Originally developed to support the Print Disabled community, OpenLibrary now contains public domain and contemporary eBooks. Get a free OpenLibrary card and borrow an eBook today!

Get Something Digitized
The Internet Archive also encourages libraries, content holders and the reading community at large, to have their printed materials non-destructively digitized and put online for the benefit of all. The Internet Archive has digitized over 2.1 million books and microforms. Both large and small collections of monographs, serials, archival materials, maps, diaries and photographs to name a few, can be digitized in over 33 global scanning centers found on 4 continents. For more information please visit http://archive.org/scanning.

Alternatively, our portable Table Top Scanner can also be purchased and used on-site within libraries and archives. To read more about our TT Scribe, please visit www.archive.org/details/tabletopscribesystem.

Since 2005, the Internet Archive has collaborated and built digital collections with over 1100 Library Institutions and other content providers. Partnerships include: Boston Public Library, the Library of Congress and the Lancaster County's Historical Society. These collections are digitized from various mediatypes including: microfilm and microfiche, journals and serial publications, and a wide variety of archival material. Significant contributions have come from partners in North America (American and Canadian Libraries), Europe and Asia, representing more than 184 languages.

Contribute a Book
The Internet Archive encourages our global community to contribute physical items, as well as uploading digital materials directly to the Internet Archive. If you have physical or digital items that you would like to add to the Internet Archive, please check out this link Create a new item using the uploader interface. Click here to apply the specific creative commons license Creative Commons license to communicate how the material can be used.

For donation of physical books or items, please contact info@archive.org

7,985,247
RESULTS


collections 3,411
texts 7,981,815
software 14
images 6
movies 1
TOPIC
U.S. Patents 379,196
bub_upload 208,664
documentcloud 166,838
ERIC Archive 139,694
nytimes 85,357
1942-jeremy-ashkenas 84,251
argentina 56,078
leyes 55,696
boletin 55,695
oficial 55,694
propublica 38,621
中國 38,492
古代 38,491
5290-jeremy-merrill 37,123
Higher Education 31,072
四庫全書 29,776
Elementary Secondary Education 29,487
public.resource.org 29,453
Kentucky--History 26,955
The Sydney Morning Herald 23,681
Bible 19,248
data.gov.in 18,404
standardsbis.in 18,404
Proceedings of the Royal Society of London 18,309
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society 18,307
Svoboda Newspaper 17,948
Registers of births, etc 17,609
UMTS 17,110
Newspapers 16,142
mirror 16,036
pdf.yt 15,620
Catholic Church 15,574
15,492
British Columbia 15,279
data 15,171
program 15,102
Science 14,826
The Times News (Idaho Newspaper) 13,919
Aljam3aLibrary 13,213
المكتبة الجامعة 13,212
hp manuals 13,140
Education 12,972
Secondary Education 12,513
史部 12,230
Scores featuring the piano 11,896
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 11,869
Medicine 11,869
集部 11,786
Natural history 11,659
World War, 1914-1918 11,471
Church Periodicals 11,422
, c set 11,409
Agriculture 11,352
GSM 11,205
11,094
Foreign Countries 11,076
別集類 10,658
Teaching Methods 10,316
Program Evaluation 10,278
history 10,102
disk 10,059
四庫全書薈要 9,793
Operas 9,427
software 9,395
Ships 9,094
子部 8,956
Botany 8,863
Antislavery movements 8,780
History 8,750
Elementary Education 8,621
Postsecondary Education 8,504
For 1 player 8,500
law.resource.org 8,457
Pharmacy 8,258
press 7,951
Indians of North America 7,668
Vocational Education 7,605
Program Development 7,440
architecture 7,391
pdf 7,338
Law 7,121
English language 7,071
builder 7,025
Academic Achievement 7,015
Curriculum Development 7,011
Two Year Colleges 6,995
Geology 6,936
newspaper 6,914
Drug Industry 6,910
6,877
Models 6,863
Program Descriptions 6,858
Instructional Materials 6,856
Art 6,789
Steamboat lines 6,709
Universities and colleges 6,646
Zoology 6,634
總集類 6,499
LTE 6,418
Illinois 6,408
Program Effectiveness 6,309
Scores featuring the voice 6,282
Student Attitudes 6,245
file 6,233
Church of England 6,203
Community Colleges 6,153
Abolitionists 6,113
Hymns, English 6,048
Missouri 6,045
computer 6,038
Educational Research 6,009
Learning Activities 5,964
Comparative Analysis 5,939
game 5,932
For piano 5,829
經部 5,808
Brazil 5,687
Mathematics 5,669
Literature 5,627
system 5,616
High Schools 5,607
select 5,524
Music 5,423
19th century 5,420
Economics 5,319
Evaluation Methods 5,319
Teacher Attitudes 5,288
fanzine 5,287
Newspaper 5,275
nineteenth century 5,260
Plants 5,257
Railroads 5,255
Antioch 5,254
Lake County 5,251
zine 5,233
College Students 5,174
command 5,124
Theology 5,113
Disabilities 5,100
romania 5,100
Periodicals 5,098
Physics 5,055
checkin 5,048
state government publication 4,901
Missions 4,894
類書類 4,891
Magazines 4,876
memory 4,805
romanian 4,796
Metro 4,766
download 4,761
Jesus Christ 4,747
Educational Change 4,718
French language 4,616
Adult Education 4,612
trac 4,608
1106-foia-project 4,602
diplomacy 4,585
Science Education 4,573
print 4,573
power supply 4,568
Salvationist 4,557
dippy 4,556
dipzine 4,556
mode 4,550
Flowers Seeds Catalogs 4,547
color 4,525
German language 4,521
Scores featuring the violin 4,511
online 4,506
Jews 4,500
Birds 4,494
地理類 4,465
Educational Objectives 4,462
Questionnaires 4,460
address 4,421
Religion 4,407
Teacher Education 4,394
Law reports, digests, etc 4,391
政書類 4,391
Children 4,348
input 4,316
Vegetables Seeds Catalogs 4,309
carte 4,272
Federal Legislation 4,264
Philosophy 4,258
ro-books 4,256
output 4,233
disk drive 4,229
State Programs 4,185
carti 4,161
Females 4,130
muckrock 4,128
Student Evaluation 4,115
English (Second Language) 4,086
Women 4,082
carti in limba romana 4,068
659-mitchell-kotler 4,066
Books in Romanian language 4,064
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879 4,049
LANGUAGE
english 6,077,050
german 330,038
french 321,951
spanish 128,920
italian 105,637
chinese 83,508
latin 68,883
handwritten english 61,838
arabic 54,880
dutch 29,192
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Title
Date Published
Creator
American Libraries
2,176,688
ITEMS
736.5M
VIEWS
736.5M
The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others. Alphabetical listing of Contributing Libraries
Canadian Libraries
485,837
ITEMS
225.2M
VIEWS
by Internet Archive Canada
225.2M
See a Tag Cloud for the Internet Archive Canadian Libraries Collection(s). Canadian Library Partners Canadian Manufacturer's Trade Journals. Thanks to both the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library and the Toronto Public Reference Library, for allowing us to digitize very unique Canadian Trade Journals and catalogues. Publications such as Hardware Merchandising ( C.W Jefferys Illustrator), Bicycle accessories : 1900 By Rice Lewis & Son, the Canadian Jeweler, Maclean's Publications and much...
Topic: Texts
Community Texts
449,359
ITEMS
179.8M
VIEWS
by Internet Archive
179.8M
These books are books contributed by the community. Click here to contribute your book! For more information and how-to please see http://www.archive.org/about/faqs.php#Texts_and_Books Uploaders, please note: Archive.org supports metadata about items in just about any language so long as the characters are UTF8 encoded Community Afrikaans Texts Community Arabic Texts Community Basque Texts Community Bulgarian Texts Community Catalan Texts Community Chinese Texts Community Croatian Texts...
Topic: Texts
Additional Collections
2,814,145
ITEMS
152.9M
VIEWS
152.9M
Additional collections of scanned books, articles, and other texts (usually organized by topic) are presented here.
139.1M
The John P. Robarts Research Library, commonly referred to as Robarts Library, is the main humanities and social sciences library of the University of Toronto Libraries and the largest individual library in the university. Opened in 1973 and named for John Robarts, the 17th Premier of Ontario, the library contains more than 4.5 million bookform items, 4.1 million microform items and 740,000 other items. The library building is one of the most significant examples of brutalist architecture in...
California Digital Library
191,359
ITEMS
126.5M
VIEWS
126.5M
The California Digital Library supports the assembly and creative use of the world's scholarship and knowledge for the University of California libraries and the communities they serve. In addition, the CDL provides tools that support the construction of online information services for research, teaching, and learning, including services that enable the UC libraries to effectively share their materials and provide greater access to digital content.
Community Arabic Texts
38,094
ITEMS
118.2M
VIEWS
118.2M
User-uploaded texts with language code "Arabic" or "ara" (MARC code for Arabic language items)Uploaders, please note: Archive.org supports metadata about items in just about any language so long as the characters are UTF8 encoded.
Biodiversity Heritage Library
105,876
ITEMS
60.5M
VIEWS
60.5M
The Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) is a consortium of natural history and botanical libraries that cooperate to digitize the legacy literature of biodiversity held in their collections and to make that literature available for open access and responsible use as a part of a global “biodiversity commons.” The BHL consortium works with the international taxonomic community, rights holders, and other interested parties to ensure that this biodiversity heritage is made available to a global...
Universal Library
107,741
ITEMS
47.4M
VIEWS
47.4M
The Universal Library Project, sometimes called the Million Books Project, was pioneered by Jaime Carbonell, Raj Reddy, Michael Shamos, Gloriana St Clair, and Robert Thibadeau of Carnegie Mellon University. The Governments of India, China, and Egypt are helping fund this effort through scanning facilities and personnel. The Internet Archive has contributed 100k books from the Kansas City Public Library along with servers to India. The Indian government scanned the appropriate books. The...
European Libraries
327,884
ITEMS
45.3M
VIEWS
45.3M
Scanned books from various European Libraries.
The Boston Library Consortium
75,917
ITEMS
37.1M
VIEWS
37.1M
Books from the Boston Library Consortium. See a Tag Cloud for the Boston Library Consortium collection.
The Library of Congress
144,770
ITEMS
37M
VIEWS
37M
Texts from The Library of Congress. The Library of Congress, the nation's oldest federal cultural institution, is the world's preeminent reservoir of knowledge, providing unparalleled integrated resources to Congress and the American people. Founded in 1800, the Library seeks to further human understanding and wisdom by providing access to knowledge through its magnificent collections, which bring to bear the world's knowledge in almost all of the world's languages and America's private sector...
Microfilm
167,536
ITEMS
33.4M
VIEWS
33.4M
Take a picture, it will last longer As books become old and begin to fall apart, librarians depend on microform to preserve their content for the future. Tiny photographs on long strips of film (microfilm) or small cards of film (microfiche) are all that remain of hundreds of thousands of documents that have disintegrated over the last century. While microfilm is perfect for storing and protecting this material, it is a does not allow for much access. In following its mission to provide...
Cornell University Library
74,273
ITEMS
30.4M
VIEWS
30.4M
The originals of these books are in the Cornell University Library. The majority were digitized in 2008 with funding by Microsoft Corporation. Scanning was performed by Kirtas Technologies; OCR was performed by, and derivative formats created by, the Internet Archive. Other digitizing projects followed, adding to this collection. One such project included books and journals in the life sciences and natural history for the purposes of being added to the Biodiversity Heritage Library or...
Project Gutenberg
36,255
ITEMS
23.5M
VIEWS
23.5M
Project Gutenberg began in 1971 by Michael Hart as a community project to make plain text versions of books available freely to all.
Topic: Texts
RECAP US Federal Court Documents
1,148,580
ITEMS
21.9M
VIEWS
21.9M
The documents in this collection are from the US Federal Courts. A large collection come from the federal government's project for Public Access to Court Electronic Records (PACER). The PACER Service Center is the Federal Judiciary's centralized registration, billing, and technical support center for electronic access to U.S. District, Bankruptcy, and Appellate court records. For more information on the RECAP project, visit https://www.recapthelaw.org
Boston Public Library
47,408
ITEMS
20.6M
VIEWS
20.6M
Books contributed by the Boston Public Library.
Allen County Public Library
85,501
ITEMS
18.5M
VIEWS
18.5M
Books from the Allen County Public Library. Books digitized by the Internet Archive for the Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center in Fort Wayne Indiana. How to use the NARA's Census Microfilm Catalogs Coming soon! Soundex Index for the Census. How to use the Soundex Indexing System Microfilm digitized by the Internet Archive for Allen County Public Library: All ACPL Microfilm Online. 1930 United States Census. 1920 United States Census. 1910 United States Census. 1900 United States...
The Medical Heritage Library
84,486
ITEMS
18.2M
VIEWS
18.2M
The Medical Heritage Library (MHL), a digital curation collaborative among some of the world’s leading medical libraries, promotes free and open access to quality historical resources in medicine. Our goal is to provide the means by which readers and scholars across a multitude of disciplines can examine the interrelated nature of medicine and society, both to inform contemporary medicine and strengthen understanding of the world in which we live. The MHL’s growing collection of digitized...
Topics: historic medical books, history of medicine
University of Ottawa
54,958
ITEMS
16.8M
VIEWS
16.8M
Since 1848 the University of Ottawa has been Canada's university. Located in the heart of the nation's capital, the University has emerged as a vibrant "centre of learning", with a total population including students, teaching and support staff - of 40,000. The largest bilingual university in North America, the University is a major player in the cultural and economic development of the National Capital Region. Livres de l’Université d’Ottawa L’Université d’Ottawa est...
Journals
1,674,190
ITEMS
16.5M
VIEWS
16.5M
A collection of scholarly literature created by experts and professionals in their fields. Included are theses, books, abstracts and articles.
Topics: academic, scientific, white papers, scholar, scholarly, peer review, jstor, arxiv, thesis,...
16.5M
The Gerstein Science Information Centre is the University of Toronto's flagship library supporting the sciences and health sciences. The largest science and health science academic library in Canada, Gerstein has a collection of over 945,000 print volumes of journals and books, and also provides access to over 100,000 online journals and books. The Gerstein Science Information Centre's collection consists primarily of material on the sciences, including the health sciences, medicine, physics,...
New York Public Library
142,197
ITEMS
15M
VIEWS
15M
Books contributed by the New York Public Library.
Government Documents
56,059
ITEMS
14.6M
VIEWS
14.6M
This collection contains digital versions of United States Government documents as well as other government documents.
MBLWHOI Library
10,713
ITEMS
13.8M
VIEWS
13.8M
Books from the Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI).
13.8M
For our patrons that have a difficult time reading text, we are making our publicly accessible books available in a specialized format, DAISY. We are also offering accessible versions of our restricted books. These books are in a protected DAISY format, and can only be read on compatible reading devices with the appropriate key installed. The Internet Archive is using an encryption key from the Library of Congress' National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS). If you...
Topic: print disabled
JSTOR Early Journal Content
450,754
ITEMS
13.6M
VIEWS
13.6M
The JSTOR Early Journal Content is a selection of journal materials published prior to 1923 in the United States and prior to 1870 elsewhere. It includes discourse and scholarship in the arts and humanities, economics and politics, and in mathematics and other sciences - nearly 500,000 articles from more than 200 journals. It was uploaded to the Internet Archive in 2013.JSTOR Early Journal Content has been freely available at www.jstor.org since September 2011. Early Journal Content is updated...
12.9M
The Federal Library and Information Network (FEDLINK) is an organization of federal agencies working together to achieve optimum use of the resources and facilities of federal libraries and information centers by promoting common services, coordinating and sharing available resources, and providing continuing professional education for federal library and information staff. FEDLINK serves as a forum for discussion of the policies, programs, procedures and technologies that affect federal...
12.9M
The John M. Kelly Library is the largest federated college library at UofT. It is also one of more than 40 libraries at the university. Although our collections cover a wide range of subjects, we tend to focus on humanities disciplines including Catholic theology, the Middle Ages, book history and media, Celtic Studies, and English, French, Italian, Slavic and German literature. The John M. Kelly Library's print collection of over 300,000 volumes is developed in support of undergraduate...
Internet Archive Books
16,135
ITEMS
11.9M
VIEWS
11.9M
Books contributed by the Internet Archive.
Topic: internet archive books
11.9M
As a member of the Open Content Alliance, the University Library at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is contributing digital content to the Internet Archive from our Rare Book Collection and North Carolina Collection, including rare Spanish dramas, UNC Yearbooks, and North Carolina legislative materials. Other subject areas such as early North Carolina medical journals and North Carolina judicial materials are also represented. UNC's participation in the Open Content Alliance is...
11.6M
The Princeton Theological Seminary Library serves Princeton Theological Seminary, Princeton University, and wider communities of students, pastors, and scholars. Shaped by two centuries of development, the Princeton Theological Seminary Library embraces its role at the intersection of the theological record and the community of scholars, continues Princeton's commitment to build collections of depth, and promotes an environment of broad access to the theological heritage. Primary sources...
Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
21,826
ITEMS
10.3M
VIEWS
10.3M
Folksonomy: A system of classification derived from the practice and method of collaboratively creating and managing tags to annotate and categorize content; this practice is also known as collaborative tagging, social classification, social indexing, and social tagging. Coined by Thomas Vander Wal, it is a portmanteau of folk and taxonomy. Folkscanomy: A collection of books and text derived from the efforts of volunteers to make information as widely available as possible. Because the...
Getty Research Institute
21,577
ITEMS
9.4M
VIEWS
9.4M
Books contributed by Getty Research Institute. The Research Library at the Getty Research Institute focuses on the history of art, architecture, and archaeology with relevant materials in the humanities and social sciences. The range of the collections begins with prehistory and extends to contemporary art. - The Getty Institute
The New York Botanical Garden
8,294
ITEMS
9.4M
VIEWS
9.4M
Books from The New York Botanical Garden
Million Book Project
10,815
ITEMS
8.2M
VIEWS
by Internet Archive
8.2M
An early collection of books from the Indian scanning centers of the Universal Library Project, sometimes called the Million Books Project. Many of these books are not complete or in good shape.
browserlending
13,355
ITEMS
7.7M
VIEWS
7.7M
in-browser lending collection
Topic: browser lending
The Computer Magazine Archives
13,304
ITEMS
7.3M
VIEWS
7.3M
With the re-branding of computing power and machines as something welcome in the home and not just the workshop, a number of factors moved forth to sell these machines and their software to a growing and large group of customers. Besides the introduction of more elegant cases and an increased presence by larger and larger firms, a strong argument can be made that one of the forces was the proliferation of computer-related magazines and newsletters that gave a central, printed home for writing...
In Library Collection
0
ITEMS
7.2M
VIEWS
7.2M
Books available via lending to patrons in certain geographical areas. Visit Open Library to borrow books.
6.9M
Simply a library for Arabic books that comes in form of iPhone App, Android App, Desktop App. المكتبة الجامعة مكتبة متنوعة تحتوي على أكثر من 16,000 كتاب مجاني. تتميز عن باقي المكتبات بإزدياد عدد الكتب يوميا وذلك من خلال إضافات المستخدمين للكتب المكتبة تضم أقسام عديدة ما بين كتب دينية وعلمية إلى كتب الأسرة والتربية...
Topics: Arabic books, iPhone App, Android App, Desktop App
6.7M
El Boletín Oficial de la República Argentina es el diario oficial de la República Argentina, es decir, el medio de comunicación escrito que el Estado Argentino, utiliza para publicar sus normas jurídicas (tales como leyes, decretos y reglamentos), y otros actos de naturaleza pública, tanto del poder legislativo como del ejecutivo y el judicial. Según el artículo segundo del Código Civil, la publicación de las leyes es un paso necesario para su obligatoriedad. ...
Topics: Argentina, Journals, Gazette
China Books
2,982
ITEMS
6.5M
VIEWS
6.5M
Books scanned in Shenzhen and Beijing, China.
Topic: books
Arxiv.org
782,371
ITEMS
6.4M
VIEWS
6.4M
Open access to e-prints in Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Quantitative Biology, Quantitative Finance and Statistics.arXiv is owned and operated by Cornell University, a private not-for-profit educational institution. arXiv is funded by Cornell University Library, the Simons Foundation and by the member institutions.
Topics: Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Quantitative Biology, Quantitative Finance and Statistics,...
Community Urdu Texts
9,574
ITEMS
6.2M
VIEWS
6.2M
Uploaders, please note: Archive.org supports metadata about items in just about any language so long as the characters are UTF8 encoded.
Prelinger Library
3,876
ITEMS
6M
VIEWS
6M
The Prelinger Library is a private research library open to the public, located in downtown San Francisco. Its collections encompass some 50,000 books, periodical volumes and printed ephemera. The Prelinger Library is currently curating this online collection of public domain materials in key subject areas. Click for more information about the Prelinger Library
Topic: Prelinger
Harvard University
276,896
ITEMS
5.7M
VIEWS
5.7M
Books sponsored or contributed by Harvard University
The Magazine Rack
25,623
ITEMS
5.6M
VIEWS
5.6M
The Magazine Rack is a collection of digitized magazines and monthly publications.
Children's Library
2,814
ITEMS
5.4M
VIEWS
by Internet Archive
5.4M
Books for children from around the world. From University of California Libraries (list), the University of Florida's "Literature for Children" Collection, the National Yiddish Book Center, the New York Public Library, International Children's Digital Library, and other libraries. See a Tag Cloud for the Internet Archive Childrens Book Collection.
Columbia University Libraries
22,430
ITEMS
5M
VIEWS
5M
Books from Columbia University Libraries. Our sub-collections: Seymour B. Durst Old York Library Collection Missionary Research Library pamphlets WWI Pamphlets 1913-1920 Microfilm from Columbia University Libraries
4.8M
As a member of the Open Content Alliance, the library of the University of Illinois is contributing digital content to the Internet Archive in several areas: Illinois history, culture and natural resources; U.S. railroad history; rural studies and agriculture; works in translation; as well as extensive collections of 19th century "triple-decker" novels and emblem books written between 1540 and 1800. The Illinois Library is also a contributing member of the Biodiversity Heritage...
4.8M
The Charles E. Young Research Library Department of Special Collections houses and provides access to the UCLA Library’s central collection of rare books and manuscripts in the humanities, social sciences, visual arts, and other special materials. The Department's rare book holdings consist of some 333,000 volumes, while its non-book holdings comprise more than 30 million manuscripts, 5 million photographs and negatives, ephemera, maps, works of art, architectural drawings and models, and...
4.7M
A collection of items from the North Carolina Digital Heritage Center Project.
Topic: UNC yearbooks
4.6M
The University of Florida George A. Smathers Libraries sends selected library materials to Internet Archive for scanning and online access from a variety of units and collections within the Libraries. These include but are not limited to U. S. Government Documents, UF print Dissertations, Duplicates from the storage collection and the Panama Canal Museum Collection. The Internet Archive pre-scanning processing operation at the Libraries is managed by the Preservation Department. Digitization is...
PIMS - University of Toronto
9,199
ITEMS
4.5M
VIEWS
4.5M
“The Pontifical Institute has long appeared to observers to be the most substantial centre of medieval scholarship in North America.” —GEORGE HOLMES, Chichele Professor of Medieval History, All Souls College, Oxford The Institute Library, which opened in 1929 with a mere 3,000 titles donated by St Michael’s College, today has holdings of about 120,000 volumes whose lustre is enhanced and complemented by specialized collections of 9,000 reels of microfilm and 50,000 slides. The...
NASA Technical Documents
25,750
ITEMS
4.2M
VIEWS
4.2M
Technical documents from NASA
Topic: nasa
4.1M
Books digitized by the Internet Archive for the University of Connecticut.
University of Alberta Libraries
79,516
ITEMS
3.9M
VIEWS
3.9M
The University of Alberta (U of A) is a public research university located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Founded in 1908 by Alexander Cameron Rutherford, the first premier of Alberta and Henry Marshall Tory, its first president, it is widely recognized as one of the best universities in Canada. The main campus covers 50 city blocks with over 90 buildings directly across the North Saskatchewan River from downtown Edmonton. The University of Alberta library system, received a tremendous boost...
3.9M
Internet Archive Canada, with advice and assistance from government and university librarians across Canada, have digitized more than 20,000 Canadian Government publications and made them freely available online. This page is meant to serve as a portal for discovering publications digitized by Internet Archive Canada, to be a reference for future digitization initiatives and provide incentive to grow the list of titles that have been preserved and dedicated to the public domain. Beginning in...
Folksonomy: A system of classification derived from the practice and method of collaboratively creating and managing tags to annotate and categorize content; this practice is also known as collaborative tagging, social classification, social indexing, and social tagging. Coined by Thomas Vander Wal, it is a portmanteau of folk and taxonomy. Folkscanomy: A collection of books and text derived from the efforts of volunteers to make information as widely available as possible. Because the...
3.7M
IMSLP stands for the International Music Score Library Project and was started in 2006. Find Music Scores: Advanced Search
Genealogy
91,709
ITEMS
3.6M
VIEWS
3.6M
The Archive's ever-expanding collection of genealogy resources includes items from the Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana; Robarts Library at the University of Toronto; the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Library;mBrigham Young University in Provo, Utah;>, the National Library of Scotland, the Indianapolis City Library's Indianapolis City Directory and Yearbooks Collection, The Leo Baeck Institute Archives of German-speaking Jewry Leo Baeck Institute...
National Library of Scotland
4,814
ITEMS
3.5M
VIEWS
3.5M
This is a selection of items from the National Library of Scotland , which is an information treasure trove of Scotland's knowledge, history and culture, with millions of books, manuscripts and maps covering every subject.
Topic: National Library of Scotland
3.5M
Books from University of New Hampshire Library
Global Public Safety Codes
28,357
ITEMS
3.4M
VIEWS
by Public.Resource.Org
3.4M
This collection contains global Edicts of Government, such as building, fire, electrical, and plumbing codes. The documents contain the legislative or executive declaration and the model codes that are thereby incorporated by reference. In order to promote public education and public safety, equal justice for all, a better informed citizenry, the rule of law, world trade and world peace, these legal document are hereby made available on a noncommercial basis, as it is the right of all humans to...
Topic: public.resource.org
A collection of publications dating back to the early 17th century that are about Canada, or written and published by Canadians, scanned from microfiche: http://canadiana.library.ualberta.ca The CIHM Monograph Collection represents an important part of our national story. It is a collection of publications dating back to the early 17th century that are about Canada, or written and published by Canadians. To facilitate access, users can easily browse through the collection by topic: Arts and...
Topic: University of Alberta - The CIHM Monograph Collection
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The most comprehensive source for digital Montana state government information. See our facebook page for highlights from our collection; or view a tag cloud of subjects.
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Books digitized by the Internet Archive for the University of Massachusetts Libraries.
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Books contributed by University of Pittsburgh Library System.
Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library
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The Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library is a library in the University of Toronto, constituting the largest repository of publicly accessible rare books and manuscripts in Canada. Among the collection's items are the Nuremberg Chronicle (1493), Shakespeare's First Folio (1623), Newton's Principia (1687), and Darwin's proof copy (with annotations) of On the Origin of Species (1859). Other collections include Babylonian cuneiform tablet from Ur (1789 B.C.), 36 Egyptian papyrus manuscript fragments...
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The National Agricultural Library (NAL) was created with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) in 1862 and designated a national library in 1962. Located in Beltsville, Maryland, on the grounds of the USDA's Beltsville Agricultural Research Center, NAL is home to one of the world's largest collections devoted to agriculture and related sciences. Since the library has a dual role to serve the public and the USDA, it is committed to expanding online access to its collections. Many of the...
botanicus
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Botanicus is a freely accessible portal to historic botanical literature from the Missouri Botanical Garden, Peter H. Raven Library. Botanicus is made possible through support from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, W.M. Keck Foundation, and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Topic: botanicus biodiversity missouri botanical garden library
Wellesley College Library
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Books from Wellesley College Library
San Francisco Public Library
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Books contributed by the San Francisco Public Library. Browse by Subject/Keyword
The ARCHIVE.ORG Manual Library
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The Internet Archive Manual Library is a collection of manuals, instructions, walkthroughs and datasheets for a massive spectrum of items. Manuals covering electronic and mechanical products, instructions on mixing or blending items, and instruction sets for software and computer items are all included. Having the manual for an item can mean the difference between that item being useful (and therefore not immediately junked) and being forgotten, or replaced with similar products. They also...
Topics: manuals, instructions
Duke University Libraries
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Books digitized by the Internet Archive for Duke University Libraries. The Duke University Libraries Digital Collections Program creates distinctive digital collections that provide access to Duke's library and archival materials in support of teaching, learning, and research at Duke and worldwide; and contributes collaboratively to national and international digital collections initiatives that benefit Duke and the larger research community. See a digital archive of thousands of vintage...